Senior Systems Engineer – IT (Mobile, AL)

  • Job Details

  • Job Status: Open
  • Posted On: February 12, 2021
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Location: Mobile, AL
  • Desired Experience: 5+ years
  • Desired Education:
  • Compensation:
  • Travel: Negligible
  • Relocation:

Senior Systems Engineer (Mobile, AL)

Gateway Sourcing has a client need for a mid to senior level Senior Systems Engineer. In this role, you will work in coordination with a cross-functional team to develop and support cloud, windows and Unix infrastructure.  This role helps the team technical assistance on windows and cloud-based systems to resolve operational problems. The professional will also assist in the administration of cloud services and Windows server environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Installation, configuration and troubleshooting servers running various Microsoft Server operating systems.
  • Installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Microsoft Exchange 2013 or newer including the management of Exchange in a hybrid deployment.
  • Installation, configuration and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Management and troubleshooting of VMware’s vSphere platform.
  • Management and troubleshooting of SAN based storage arrays.
  • Managing backups using Veeam’s enterprise backup solutions.
  • Assisting Level 2 help desk staff with priority issues and help desk tickets as necessary.
  • Assist with developing and/or revising written operating procedures.
  • Maintain proper records of hardware, software and network configurations using Microsoft Visio and other documentation packages.
  • Provide daily and weekly updates regarding outstanding issues and work progress.
  • Adaptability/Flexibility – Demonstrates the ability to maintain professionalism and a positive attitude when encountering changes in the workplace. (i.e.: Seeks to understand changes; maintains positive attitude when dealing with change; makes appropriate behavioral adjustments when needed.)
  • Initiates Action – Takes prompt action to accomplish objectives; takes action to achieve goals beyond what is required; is proactive. (i.e.: Responds quickly; takes independent action; goes above and beyond)

 

Culture Fit/Soft Skills (important)

Adaptability/Flexibility – Demonstrates the ability to maintain professionalism and a positive attitude when encountering changes in the workplace. (i.e.: Seeks to understand changes; maintains positive attitude when dealing with change; makes appropriate behavioral adjustments when needed.)

  • Initiates Action – Takes prompt action to accomplish objectives; takes action to achieve goals beyond what is required; is proactive. (i.e.: Responds quickly; takes independent action; goes above and beyond)

 

Requirements

  • Associates Degree in an IT related curriculum or a minimum of eight years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with the installation, configuration and troubleshooting servers running Microsoft Server 2012 / 2016 / 2019 server operating systems.
  • Substantial knowledge of Microsoft’s Active Directory technology including managing child domain and merging existing domains into Pilot’s environment.
  • Proficiency using PowerShell to automate Windows server configuration changes along with automated user management.
  • Familiarity with the installation, configuration and troubleshooting servers running either Red Hat RHEL or CentOS v6, v7, & v8 server operating systems.
  • Familiarity with the installation, configuration and troubleshooting of VMWare virtual environments.
  • Strong ability to manage multiple projects and priorities.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications, Visio, Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals.
  • Must be highly disciplines, self-starter, and leader with the ability to execute on assignments independently, and effectively communicate expectations for all programs/projects being managed.
  • Must have good organization, presentation and exceptional time management skills.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and be able to interact with individuals from all levels of the organization.

 

It is preferred that the IT Systems Administrator be certified in one or more of the following:

    • Current MCSA / MCSE / MCITP Certificates or MS’s newer role-based certificates
    • VMware VCP
    • Red Hat RHCSA

Location: Mobile, AL

Travel – Negligible

Compensation:  Position is full time, permanent.  Compensation will be commensurate with experience and includes benefits.

 

If you are qualified and interested, please submit your resume.

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